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Mastercard-MA-103014-lg.jpgMasterCard, Inc. on Thursday reported a 15 percent increase in profit for the third quarter from last year, reflecting double-digit revenue growth as shoppers increasingly used credit and debit cards for payments. Both earnings per share and quarterly revenues topped analysts' expectations.
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Pfizer Gets FDA Accelerated Approval For Meningococcal Group B Vaccine TRUMENBA



Pfizer Inc. (PFE) said Wednesday that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has granted accelerated approval of TRUMENBA for active immunization to prevent invasive disease caused by Neisseria meningitidis serogroup B in individuals 10 through 25 years of age. Approval of TRUMENBA is based on...
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Marathon Petroleum Q3 Profit Surges


Oil refiner Marathon Petroleum Corp. (MPC) on Thursday reported a four-fold increase in profit for the third quarter from last year, helped by higher price realizations on its refined products and on improved crack spreads. Gary Heminger, President and CEO of Marathon Petroleum said, "The efficiency...
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U.S. Economy Grows Faster Than Anticipated In Q3


U.S. economic activity increased by more than expected in the third quarter of 2014, according to a report released by the Commerce Department on Thursday. The Commerce Department said GDP increased by 3.5 percent in the third quarter compared to 3.0 percent growth expected by economists.

Germany Oct Flash HICP -0.3% On Month Vs. Flat In Sep, Consensus -0.1%

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Gladstone Land Announces $24.6 Mln Farm Acquisition In California


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ABIOMED Inc. (ABMD) Has Jumped To A 7-Month High After Guidance Increase


ABIOMED Inc. (ABMD) reported third quarter GAAP EPS of $0.09 Thursday morning, compared to $0.03 in the previous year. The consensus estimate was for EPS of $0.02. The company also increased its full year 2015 revenue guidance to a range of $209 million to $212 million from prior expectations of $205...
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Axalta Coating Systems Begins IPO Of 45 Mln Shares - Quick Facts


Axalta Coating Systems Ltd. has commenced an initial public offering of 45 million of its common shares. The shares will be offered by certain affiliates of The Carlyle Group or the "selling shareholders". The anticipated initial offering price is between $18.00 and $21.00 per share. The selling shareholders...
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BioMed Realty Trust Q3 14 Earnings Conference Call At 12:00 PM ET


BioMed Realty Trust, Inc. (BMR) will host a conference call at 12:00 PM ET on October 30, 2014, to discuss Q3 14 earnings results. To access the live webcast log on to www.biomedrealty.com To listen to the call, dial (800) 708-4539 (Domestic) or (847) 619-6396 (International) with ID number 38313570. For...
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